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Steven Sohlstrom (flightflash.com)
Steven Sohlstrom (flightflash.com)
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Overlooking the Frozen Mississippi River

St. Cloud photographer Steven Sohlstrom captured this beautiful overhead view of the frozen Mississippi River in downtown St. Cloud on Saturday. With the forecast calling for a warm week ahead, the ice on the river won't be there much longer.

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Minnesota DNR
Minnesota DNR
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Asian Carp Caught in Mississippi River Near Winona

Officials confirm that commercial fishermen caught a silver carp and a bighead carp in the Mississippi River near Winona.

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National Geographic
National Geographic
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National Geographic Airing Series on Mississippi River

National Geographic spent a year trekking down the Mississippi River, from the headwaters, through the St. Cloud area, and all the way down to the Gulf of Mexico.

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Chris Yunker, Flickr
Chris Yunker, Flickr
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Open Meeting to Discuss Mississippi River Trail Bikeway

ST. CLOUD -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation holds a meeting tomorrow night (Thursday) to get your thoughts the Mississippi River Trail bikeway.

It's one of two meetings in the state to discuss how the river trail bikeway should be managed in the future

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USACEpublicaffairs, Flickr
USACEpublicaffairs, Flickr
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Asian Carp Getting Closer to St. Cloud

Minnesota officials say tests have detected signs of Asian carp north of the Coon Rapids dam on the Mississippi River, the last major physical barrier to their spread northward.

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Getty Images
Getty Images
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More DNA Testing Planned For Invasive Carp

The search for invasive Asian carp in the St. Croix and Mississippi rivers enters a new phase in the coming week. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and other agencies will conduct a new round of environmental DNA testing, and this time it will include the Minnesota River.

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Enjoy Several Events Tomorrow Along Mississippi River

There is a day full of activities planned for tomorrow (Saturday) on the Mississippi River. The event called "Take A Day Off" on the Mississippi River run from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Stearns County Park, seven miles north of Sartell on County Road 1.

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Getty Images
Getty Images
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Army Corps: 2 Asian Carp DNA Hits Near Lake Michigan

Two more water samples from near the Great Lakes have been found to contain genetic material from invasive Asian carp. Federal say the samples were taken from Chicago's Lake Calumet, where the Army Corps of Engineers reported seven other positive DNA hits earlier this week.

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Photo courtesy of City of St. Cloud
Photo courtesy of City of St. Cloud
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Plan To Revitalize Mississippi Riverfront In St. Cloud Area To Be Unveiled [AUDIO]

A regional urban river plan will be unveiled tonight (Wednesday) for the St. Cloud metro area. Spokeswoman Marian Bender says the plan includes a 19-mile stretch of the Mississippi River through Sartell, Sauk Rapids and St. Cloud.

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Photo Courtesy of Steven Sohlstrom from FlightFlash.com.  An arial view of the Mississppi River, below the St. Cloud Dam taken on Tuesday, March 15th.
Photo Courtesy of Steven Sohlstrom from FlightFlash.com. An arial view of the Mississppi River, below the St. Cloud Dam taken on Tuesday, March 15th.
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Bill Would Scrap Plan To Protect Mississippi River

A plan two years in the making to protect the 72-mile portion of the Mississippi River that runs through the Twin Cities could be scrapped if a legislative proposal is green-lighted.

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